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  • All-Asia Stimulus Ahead: Strategist Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 3:35 PM ET
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    Think Asian currencies are primed to rise? Think again.

  • Emerging Opportunities in Emerging Markets: Strategist Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 3:19 PM ET
    Residents shop for local goods at one of the downtown's busy sidewalk markets in Jakarta, Indonesia.

    This strategist sees emerging trading opportunities in emerging market currencies.

  • Euro Dips, Swedish Krona Is Airborne Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 8:01 AM ET
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    Crisis mode continues in Europe and the Swedish krona is flying high — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Mongolia Strikes It Rich, But at What Cost? Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 5:09 AM ET
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    If you've never heard of Ulan Bator, that's about to change.The Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Pork and Chicken Set to Join Luxury List Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 8:31 PM ET
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    Pork and chicken will join beef on the menu of expensive meats as drought and US ethanol policy combine in a corn “disaster”, the head of the world’s largest pork producer has said. The FT reports.

  • Indonesia Must Not Put Good Fortune to the Test Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012 | 7:37 PM ET
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    When Jakarta-based Saratoga Capital sought to raise $400 million for its new private equity fund in recent months, investors generously offered $1.3 billion instead. Brazil has slowed dramatically, China continues to look weak despite interest rate and reserve requirement cuts, India’s growth has fallen to multiyear lows and Russia remains dependent on volatile oil prices for its prosperity.

  • Dollar Dips, Euro Lifts, Investors Await Bernanke Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 8:19 AM ET
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    Bernanke's testimony looms and British inflation sinks — it's time for your FX Fix.

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    Risk aversion reigns and Korea tries to head off the slowdown storm — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Indonesian Stocks Could Jump 15% This Year: Citi Friday, 29 Jun 2012 | 6:05 AM ET
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    The Indonesian stock market has been the worst performer in Southeast Asia this year, owing to recent declines, but Citigroup says it’s time to take advantage of the low valuations, forecasting over 15 percent upside for the country’s equities over the rest of 2012.

  • An investor smiles at a stock exchange hall on August 10, 2011 in Shenyang, Liaoning Province of China.

    Stocks in emerging economies such as China and Indonesia have underperformed this year in comparison to some developed markets, but the world’s largest asset manager, BlackRock, says they are set to take off in the second half amid higher volatility in the United States and Europe.

  • Indonesia Property Market in Its Prime: Developer Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 1:18 AM ET
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    Indonesian property stocks have fallen 18 percent this year from their peaks, but one of the country's biggest property developers, Lippo Karawaci says the real estate sector is in its prime.

  • Indonesia Army to Train Tax Collectors Thursday, 21 Jun 2012 | 3:41 AM ET
    11 Aug 2006 -- Palu, INDONESIA: Armed soldiers patrol Palu city a day before the execution of three Christians by a firing squad 11 August 2006. Hundreds of Indonesians rallied to protest the imminent execution of three christians found guilty of instigating attacks on Muslims in religiously-divided Sulawesi, a Christian leader said. The three men -- Fabianus Tibo, Dominggus da Silva and Marianus Riwu -- are due to be executed by a firing squad of 12 police on 11 August, a spokesman for the atto

    Indonesia’s tax office has come up with an unconventional response to pressure to raise the paltry tax take and shed its reputation for corruption in the form of a military boot camp for tax collectors. The FT reports.

  • BRICs Slowdown Spells Trouble for Global Growth Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 2:27 AM ET
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    The worsening outlook for the BRIC nations  – Brazil, Russia, India and China – has put into question whether these leading emerging economies can continue to power global growth.

  • A money changer counts Rupiah banknotes October 17, 2002 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The rupiah is at a six month low, 9,200 against the U.S. dollar, following concerns over the bomb blast on the tourist island of Bali.

    The Indonesian Rupiah has been under pressure since the beginning of the year, falling close to 4 percent, as investors look to exit riskier assets.

  • 3 Emerging Markets: Philippines, Indonesia & Poland Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 1:36 PM ET
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    With Europe imploding and the U.S. markets teetering, Ruchir Sharma, Morgan Stanley, offers insight on three emerging markets.

  • Euro Slips, Pound Trips, Asian Central Banks Intervene Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 7:53 AM ET
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    Euro Slips, Pound Trips, Asian Central Banks Intervene — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Will Indonesia Replace India in the BRICs? Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 4:25 AM ET

    While India's economic growth has hit a rough spot, Indonesia has won favor with investors, prompting calls for it to be included among the lineup of top global emerging markets.

  • Russian Plane With 50 Aboard Missing in Indonesia Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 5:44 PM ET
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    A new Russian passenger plane went missing in Indonesia while on a demonstration flight arranged for potential buyers. Fifty people were on board, including diplomats, businesspeople and journalists.

  • The Next $1 Trillion Nations: Turkey and Indonesia? Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 10:29 AM ET

    Turkey and Indonesia could be the next economies to reach $1 trillion-status, Ruchir Sharma, author of "Breakout Nations: In Pursuit of the Next Economic Miracles", told CNBC.

  • Freeport-McMoran Not for Sale: CEO Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 4:44 PM ET
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    Copper miner Freeport-McMoran isn't for sale, and won't be buying any of its competitors anytime soon, CEO Richard Adkerson told CNBC Thursday.